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Iso Roobertinkatu 18, Helsinki, Finland
(09) 640 584
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Ranked #452 of 1,028 Restaurants in Helsinki
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

I visited here with my partner on a holiday. The food was lovely. Very authentic and tasty. The service was great and the lady spoke perfect English. The food arrived in good time and was reasonably priced. My only negative would be the decor of the restaurant which all looked a bit tired and lackadaisical. However, still worth a visit!

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Naantali, Finland
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208 reviews 208 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I ate after work dish for 11 euros plus spring rolls for 6.50. The dish was nice portion of glass noodles with chicken. Service was quick and friendly enough and the food was alright. Nothing really fancy but still eatable.

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Helsinki, Finland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Well, worst together with the other Tamarins in the city. Same food almost every day. Spice they use the most is soy sauce and they use it so much you cannot really taste anything else. This will be my last visit to Tamarin.

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Rio de Janeiro
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116 reviews 116 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I just love this place. It is casual and always serves good, authentic Thai-food. Lunch buffet at 9,70€ and my preference is late lunch (until 18.00) for 11 €. Perfect chicken curry. The service is sometimes a bit clumsy, I guess, due to communication problems, but I can overcome that.. Recommended!

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Helsinki, Finland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Modest but nice place for a curry. Good value and unpretentious. Shy service... in a nice and unobtrusive way.

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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Tamarin serves the most authentic and tasty Thai food in Helsinki. Service is authentic and they even have ladyboys there (which makes it even more authentic). Have been there for lunch and dinner, and loved both.

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Ballerup, Denmark
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

I was wandering about looking for a place with Asian food and stumbled upon Tamarin. I was actually really hungry so I ordered a small mango salad and a rice dish (semi hot with 2 peppers as a "warning"). The waiter asked if I wanted both together or separate, which I truly appreciated. Both dishes was brought to me rather... More 

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Mentone, California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I've eaten in many thai restaurants, and this one perhaps tops the list. Excellent taste and presentation. Reasonable prices for Finland. I ate there twice. Their pad see ew is the best. I never saw any of the waitress smiling, saying a courteous word, or just being gracious to any customer. I congratulate them for their excellent food and the... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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116 reviews 116 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Good option for late lunch which is served buffet style on most days until 18.00 for the price of 10 euros. Several options: curries, spring rolls, salads available.Casual place frequented by lunch quests particularly. No gourmet experiences but surely good value for the money. The service is a bit blunt, not the usual polite Thai-style. Smiles are not included.

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Hull
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34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

5 of us ate here on our last night in Helsinki. Very good selection of meals, especailly the mains. Between our group we had a 4 curries, 1 pad thai, 3 beers, 1 tea and 2 desserts and bill was 117 euros, so not too bad. Portions huge. Service ok, would probably return.

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Additional Information about Tamarin

Address: Iso Roobertinkatu 18, Helsinki, Finland
Phone Number: (09) 640 584
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southern Finland  >  Helsinki
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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